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Four Putti Decorating a Herm with Garlands of Fruit and Foliage

Artist:
Jacob de Wit (Dutch, Amsterdam 1695–1754 Amsterdam)
Date:
early 18th century
Medium:
Red chalk. Inlaid into heavy paper mount with brown and gold framing lines.
Dimensions:
16 1/8 x 6 3/4 in. (40.9 x 17.2 cm) (silhouetted into arch at top)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.513.36
Not on view
Signature: Signed at lower right in red chalk: Jd Wit invt. & f.

Marking: MMA stamp on verso
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